Steve Hahn, 66

Stephen Mark (Steve) Hahn, age 66, of Mayer, passed away Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.

He was born June 23, 1949, in Watertown, the son of Marvin D. and Inez M. (Roepke) Hahn. Stephen was baptized and confirmed in the faith at Zion Lutheran Church in Mayer.

After graduating from Watertown High School, Steve served in the United States Army Reserves.

Steve was united in marriage with Lyn E. Kuhlmann July 16, 1971, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie, by the Rev. N.E. Steinke. Steve and Lyn’s marriage of 42 years was blessed with one son, Blake.

For close to 10 years, Steve was the lead singer of the Travelin’ Grease Band, which performed mostly in the metro and western areas.

A lifelong resident of Mayer, Steve worked for Snyder Drug, both as a store manager and in the home office.

He was a faithful member of his church, where he had served as a past school board member.

Steve will be remembered for his positive, sharing, and considerate personality, which touched so many through his life. He cherished the time spent with his family, especially his three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lyn Hahn; father Marvin Hahn; father-in-law and mother-in-law Everett and Laila Kuhlmann; sister-in-law Ruth Bates; and nephew Patrick Thor Drew.

Steve is survived by his loving family: son and daughter-in-law Blake and Jill Hahn of Mayer; grandchildren Isaac, Levi and Ada Hahn; mother Inez Hahn of Watertown; brothers and sister-in-law Les and Charlotte Hahn, Tom Hahn, all of Mayer, Jeff Hahn of Watertown; sister-in law and brothers-in-law Sandra and Bill Drew of Mayer, and Charles Bates of Waconia; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many dear friends.

A memorial service took place Saturday, Sept. 12 at noon at Zion Lutheran Church in Mayer with the Rev. Lucas Woodford as officiant. There was a gathering of family and friends Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.

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